s3 upgrade troubles

Amitay Isaacs amitay at gmail.com
Sun Nov 20 16:49:38 MST 2011

Hi Collen,

On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 9:55 PM, Collen <cblijenberg at hermanjordan.nl> wrote:

> hi,
> where busy migrating from samba3 to samba4 with the samba-tool.
> so far so good, the samba3upgrade worked, i've been able to
> import all the users, computers groups and appropriate domain sid
> (came from tdbsam backend)
> still i have some troubles or let's call it feedback.
> - all accounts are expired, as mentioned in this mail
> (https://lists.samba.org/**archive/samba-technical/2011-**
> September/079433.html<https://lists.samba.org/archive/samba-technical/2011-September/079433.html>
> )
> only the --max-pwd-age=0 work's as workaround.
> - i have no user logon names (userprincipalname) only pre2000 names
> - most migrated users can not access the shares (\\server\netlogon or
> profiles) only the buildin admin can. or newly made users with samba-tool
> user... checked the file permissions and where ok.

Can you try the samba3upgrade with the latest code in the git repository?
There have been several patches to samba3upgrade which
fix some of the issues related to migration from s3 to s4. These patches
take care of the account policy migration, which decides
whether an account is expired or not.


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